New York vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 80-69
The Sky grabbed an 80-69 win over the Liberty on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Tamera Young at Allstate Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sky were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 151.5.
Chicago got 15 points from Sylvia Fowles and another 13 points from Swin Cash. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 9 assists, while Sylvia Fowles cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Liberty got a 22-point performance from Cappie Pondexter, who was supported by 17 points from Plenette Pierson. Cappie Pondexter had 4 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Plenette Pierson grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 42-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 36 boards, while Chicago only had 30.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Indiana.